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Month: April 2020

Investor plans ‘Mightier 1090′ after leasing signal of former sports radio station

‘SoCal-Sports-Talk’ format, summer launch planned for rebranded San Diego station By Tom Krasovic The San Diego Union-TribuneApril 26, 2020 Planning to relaunch San Diego radio station…

Broadcast Digital Radio Endures With DAB+

WorldDAB Project Director Bernie O’Neill gives an overview of recent DAB developments By Bernie O’NeillPublished: April 23, 2020 The author is WorldDAB project director. LONDON…

About ZIZ Radio

The name ZIZ is not new to St. Kitts. In the mid 1930s the sons of Administrator Douglas Roy Stuart and their friend, Kittitian radio…

Radio Marti Begins Shortwave DRM Transmissions

USAGM aims to help drive development of low-cost DRM receivers By Hans JohnsonPublished: April 22, 2020 Radio Marti began Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) shortwave transmissions…

It will take more than a lockdown to stop Radio Active broadcasts

Tom Hunt Radio Active was ready when lockdown hit but nobody could prepare for the pet dog almost stopping transmission. The Wellington radio station has…

How Community Radio Is Helping India

These stations play a vital role in informing the public during this crucial period By Sonia ChopraPublished: April 15, 2020 ⋅ Updated: April 16, 2020…

Radio Antilles Montserrat 1993 Recording

930 Radio Antilles – Montserrat West Indies. Recorded at 10:50 AM Saturday January 16, 1993 in Nevis. A short segment sending out greetings to listeners…

Radio Belize: George McKesey and old photos from the history of radio in Belize

The Ghost of George McKesey Still Haunts Us All! Pinned down in a green and mahogany sofa set near the radio my father made from…

Guyana has a rich history in radio

IF any Caribbean or even South American country has had a rich history in radio broadcasting then it has to be our very own Guyana….

Covid-19: Why community radio is needed now

Opinion: By Stanley Tsarwe Given present challenges posed by Covid-19, there are plenty of reasons to argue for the establishment of community radio stations from…

10 Facts About the History of Radio in Jamaica

February 13, 2017 Radio is a vital part of Jamaican life. Since the first official broadcast on Radio Jamaica on Monday, July 10, 1950, Jamaican…

White House slams Voice of America, VOA fights back

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Friday launched an unusual attack on the congressionally funded Voice of America, the U.S. broadcaster that for decades…

Russia Returns to DRM on Shortwave

Radio Purga targets Chukotka, the country’s northeasternmost region By Hans Johnson ⋅Published: April 8, 2020 Russia has resumed Digital Radio Mondiale broadcasts on shortwave. The…

Covid-19: Lockdown won’t stop East FM playing the hits

By PJ TAYLOR Lockdown for the prevention of Covid-19 spreading has not deterred East Auckland’s community radio station from broadcasting. East FM is continuously transmitting…

Na Amazônia pelas ondas do rádio

Caminhos da Reportagem | Na Amazônia pelas ondas do rádio© tvBrasil, April 2020 O rádio de ondas curtas ainda é um dos meios mais eficientes…

Gone by lunchtime: The spirited life and sudden demise of Radio Sport

Dana Johannsen Talking about it still gives Jason Pine goosebumps. The veteran broadcaster, who up until Monday was the host of Radio Sport’s nine to…

Historia de LRA60 Radio Nacional Islas Malvinas

Por: Alejandro Alvarez Las Islas Malvinas, Georgias y Sandwich del Sur son territorio argentino por herencia de las Provincias Unidas del Rio de la…

Coronavirus: MediaWorks asks all staff to take pay cuts ahead of ‘fight for survival’

Matt Burrows MediaWorks has asked all its staff to take pay cuts after the coronavirus pandemic triggered a drastic decline in advertising revenue that’s left…

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